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New “tougher-than-metal” fiber-reinforced hydrogels
24-February-2017

A team of Hokkaido University scientists has succeeded in creating “fiber-reinforced soft composites,” or tough hydrogels combined with woven fiber fabric. These fabrics are highly flexible, tougher than metals, and have a wide range of potential applications.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Reducing read errors more than a bit
17-February-2017

A new circuit scheme would greatly increase the accuracy of high-density spin-based data storage.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Going carbon free boosts battery life
17-February-2017

Dropping the carbon from a key battery component could finally enable long-life, low-cost grid-connected batteries for renewable energy storage.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Stanene’s thermal surprise
17-February-2017

Electrons play a key role in heat transport through 2D tin sheets.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Cracking the code for fissure control
17-February-2017

Scientists find a way to control the way cracks form and spread to make a coating for electrochromic materials.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
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